• 68°

Opinion

Congress, don’t let George Floyd’s death be in vain

George Floyd was laid to rest last week, but the harrowing video of his life being snuffed out at the knee of a Minneapolis police ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Special to The Advocate-Messenger.

Reader says brother’s letter is ‘out of step’ with where we need to go

My brother wrote in this paper claiming that Black Lives Matter was a marxist/socialist plot and America doesn’t need to change. I think he’s out ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Letters to the Editor.

Let’s all try harder not to ‘destabilize and divide’ our country

In a recent letter, my friend Eben Henson made the point that the term “Black Lives Matter” was officially registered by three black Marxists in ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Letters to the Editor.

Juneteenth Explained: ‘History Doesn’t Repeat Itself; People Do’

By Lindsey Piercy University of Kentucky / UKnow It’s been said that history can help us understand the present and inform the future. Let’s travel ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Special to The Advocate-Messenger.

Black lives matter! Get into the arena, white people.

Black lives matter! Get into the arena, white people. By Elaine Wilson-Reddy Black Lives Matter. But don’t all lives matter? The parsing of these two ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Special to The Advocate-Messenger.

Lessons learned while quarantining

How quickly things can change. I’ve considered myself lucky during the COVID-19 pandemic. Myself, my family, and close friends have remained healthy thus far during ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Zac Oakes.

The movement for black lives is a small-town movement, too

Something’s happening — and not just in America’s big cities. In small towns around the country, often the places you would least expect, people are ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Special to The Advocate-Messenger.

2020 graduates: we celebrate with you 

To the Boyle County High School, Danville High School, Kentucky School for the Deaf and Danville Christian Academy 2020 graduates, I want to extend my ... Read more

1 month ago by Special to The Advocate-Messenger.

Reader appreciates valid points on COVID-19

I would like to compliment Kathy Lucas from Middleburg and thank her for submitting her article “Talking About Freedom, Fear, Concern and Control” (weekend edition, ... Read more

1 month ago by Letters to the Editor.

Some difficult days ahead for Kentuckians

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – These last few months have been tough for Kentuckians, particularly those who call Louisville home. From fears of the virus’ impact on ... Read more

1 month ago by Special to The Advocate-Messenger.

< Newer | Older >